Lots of rain has fallen in New Orleans in a short period of time.

As Acadiana braces for a very wet weekend, our neighbors to the east of us in New Orleans are currently battling a serious flooding issue.

The videos and photos coming from New Orleans on Wednesday morning are shocking and it is a reminder that water can rise quickly.

I read that nearly six inches of rain fell in less than an hour in the Cresent City on Wednesday morning.

Here's what we've seen thus far out of New Orleans.